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  1. Davis-Monthan training mission causes fire in ArivacaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ARIVACA, AZ - Emergency crews are attempting to contain a fire near Arivaca after a Davis-Monthan training mission went wrong. The fire broke out around 12:30 p.m. Monday roughly three miles north of Arivaca during a Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Combat Search and Rescue training mission, according to a press release from the U.S. Air Force.

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  2. As A-10 mission enjoys reprieve, questions remain about potential replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - The future of the A-10 at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson will be better known tomorrow when President Obama submits his budget for 2017. The Pentagon leaked word that the budget will fund the A-10 mission until 2022, short of the planned 2028 obsolescence date but far longer than the year-to-year battles which the Arizona Congressional delegation has been fighting for years.

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  3. SUSD bus driver shortage delays buses MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - The Sunnyside Unified School District had to scramble to get students to school Monday and may have to again on Tuesday after 14 of its 56 school bus drivers called in sick. The district had to double up on some routes and some drivers had to go back and forth for children from the same school.

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  4. Record number of Hispanic millennials eligible to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - A record number of Hispanic millennials will be eligible to vote in this upcoming presidential election, according to the Pew Research Center. There are a total of 27.3 million eligible Hispanic voters in the U.S., about 12 million of whom are millennials, meaning they are between 18 and 35 years old.

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  5. Get ready for AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - What? April? If you walk outside this week you may not realize it is February as the weather outside will not be very winter like. Highs are going to approaching records over this upcoming work week.

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  6. Sunnyside buses running late due to illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - School buses in the Sunnyside Unified School District may be running late this morning due to staff illnesses, according to a tweet from the Sunnyside Unified School District. Buses may run up to 25 minutes late on Monday morning, said the tweet.

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  7. Sunnyside school receives grant for student orchardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Summit View Elementary has received a grant for 25 fruit trees to create an orchard at school. According to a release from the Sunnyside Unified School District, 6th grade students, parents, and staff will work with Trees for Tucson to plant the trees on Friday, Feb. 12 at 1 p.m. Trees for Tucson is a program within Tucson Clean and Beautiful, a non-profit to preserve and improve the environment, conserve natural resources, and enhance quality of life through educational programs.

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  8. Repaving slows traffic near TIARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Drivers on Tucson's south side should expect delays near Tucson International Airport for the next few weeks as city of Tucson crews repave a portion of Country Club Road. Country Club Road will see delays between Drexel Road and Los Reales Road through Feb. 26, according to a press release.

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  9. South side repaving slows traffic near TIARead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - South side drivers should expect delays near Tucson International Airport for the next few weeks as City of Tucson crews repave a portion of Country Club Road. Country Club Road will see delays between Drexel Road and Los Reales Road through February 26, according to a press release.

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  10. Crash involving a pedestrian on Carondelet near St. Joseph's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Crash reported on Carondelet, east of Wilmot near St Joseph's Hospital, possibly involving a pedestrian according to Tucson police. Drivers advised that traffic may be slowed or stopped in the area and should take Kolb or Broadway as an alternate.

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  11. Virtual reality concussion app presented to NCAA officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - A team of researchers and a University of Arizona athlete presented a virtual reality concussion app to NCAA and Department of Defense officials in Indianapolis on Friday. Jason Sweet, a Wildcats football player, Ricardo Valerdi, associate professor of systems engineering at UA, Hirsch Handmaker and Jonathan Lifshitz at the UA College of Medicine in Phoenix created Brain Gainz to change the way athletes are educated about concussions.

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  12. Elderly woman and two dogs escape early morning fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Fire officials are saying a family is lucky to have escaped a fire that tore through their home early Sunday, Feb. 7, after one of the inhabitants was awakened by loud popping sounds because the home had no smoke detectors. A little after 5 a.m., a 71-year-old woman heard a loud popping sound three different times in her home in the 1000 block of North Perry Avenue, near West Speedway Boulevard and North Stone Avenue, according to a Tucson Fire Department media release.

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  13. SOCCER: Top-seed Salpointe girls end Sahuaro's seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - Top seed Salpointe Catholic is in the state final four. The Lancers used stellar backend defense to shut down Sahuaro for a 2-1 win Saturday at Doherty Stadium in a Division II quarterfinal.

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  14. School districts' weekend job fairs see spike in qualified teachers; some hired on the spotRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PIMA COUNTY, AZ - The Vail and Sunnyside Unified School Districts saw a big turnout at their weekend job fair Saturday, each bringing in hundreds of applicants. SUSD interviewed a total of 135 applicants, 78 of which were teachers.

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  15. House fire forces out family near Tucson airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    A family of five was forced from its home this weekend after a fire at a duplex near Tucson International Airport. Family members managed to put out most of the fire with a garden hose, according to Captain Andy Skaggs with the Tucson Fire Department.

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  16. It has been a cold winter so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - In Tucson we have had our fair share of warm days and cold days. Probably a little more cold days the last few months.

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  17. Aviation community mourns pilot killed in plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PINAL COUNTY, AZ - Family, friends and the aviation community is in mourning after a deadly plane crash Friday killed two people, including a popular Chandler pilot. Jeff Pino, 61, and his passenger, Nick Tramontano, 72, took off from Stellar Air Park Friday for a scenic tour of the Valley.

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  18. 6 facts you didn't know about Super Bowl 50Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    TUCSON, AZ - The Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers are going head to head during Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, in what experts say could be one of the most celebrated football games in a long time. And with big celebrations come big appetites.

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  19. Moon's gravity may reduce rainfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    New research conducted by University of Washington scientists Tsubasa Kohyama and John M. Wallace suggests the moons gravity may actually reduce the amount of rain in any given area, very slightly. Think of it like the tides.

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  20. Driver flees after vehicle rolls, catches fire with passengers insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    COCHISE COUNTY, AZ - Cochise County deputies are still searching for the driver who fled the scene of an accident after the vehicle he was driving rolled multiple times and caught fire with passengers inside. Deputies responded to the accident at 6:39 p.m. Friday after being advised of a vehicle that was on fire in Carr Canyon south of Sierra Vista, according to a Facebook post by the Cochise County Sheriff's Office.

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